Thursday News Update: Jobs, Mea Culpas and Secret Fears

Posted by Holly Whitfield | January 10th 2013 1369 0

Today in Memphis, there are more job opportunities, a barbeuce mea culpa, free flu shots, and a call for all hotties. Also, we learn about Zach Randolphs' secret fears.

All of that and tons more is in your Thursday Memphis news update:

Special Victims Unit, P&H Cafe, Memphis, Tenn.

I didn't mean to see the Special Victims Unit at the P&H last night, but I'm glad I did. They're exactly the kind of punk rock that my inner 15 year-old girl loves, and their song about Party Cat made my day.

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– As you probably know, the U.S. is in the grips of a monster flu this winter. If you haven't already, GO GET A FLU SHOT. Here's a list of places in Memphis where you can get one for free.

– After 12 years of promoting and supporting local music and culture, Live From Memphis has called it quits. It was a great (and useful) site, and I wish Chris and Sarah nothing but the best in everything they do going forward.

– Attention, hot people (or friends of hot people): the Memphis Flyer is looking for you for their annual Hotties Issue.

– Want to know what could have been? Check out this story about some abandoned Memphis plans found in the City Hall basement. Also in vintage Memphis news, you can now read the local police blotter from 1858 – 1860 online.

 – Remember that Englishman who ate "Memphis" barbecue in Texas and thought he knew what was up? He finally made it to Memphis and managed to correct himself before he wrecked himself.

– Looking for work? The Dixon Gallery and Gardens is hiring a communications associate and a membership coordinator and Shafly Brewing is looking for a Memphis-based sales rep.

– Huh. Z-Bo is terrified of cats

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  1. Awww yeah, I'm definitely going to be a Memphis hottie.

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